November 2010 News Article Archive

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Research and Markets: Online Gambling Trends 2010/2011 - A Guide to the Future of Online - 27 November 2010
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/413428/online_gambling_tr) has announced the addition of the "Online Gambling Trends - 2010/2011" report to their offering. Trends, insights, and objective analysis on what will drive the online ga - read more »

Boyd Gaming Announces Expiration and Final Results of Tender for 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2012 - 27 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 26, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) today announced the expiration and final results of the Company's previously announced consent solicitation and tender offer for any and all of its outstanding 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes due 2012 (the "Notes"). As of 5:00 p.m - read more »

Pinnacle Entertainment Enters Into Agreement to Acquire Cincinnati's River Downs Racetrack - 27 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 26, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: PNK) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire River Downs Racetrack for $45 million, subject to approval from the Ohio State Racing Commission. Located in southeast Cincinnati, Ohio, River Downs is located - read more »

More Awards for CMC Markets - Voted 'CFD Provider of the Year 2010' in the UK - 27 November 2010
LONDON, November 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- CMC Markets has been awarded 'CFD Provider of the Year 2010' at the Financial Times & Investors Chronicle Investment Awards. The award comes two weeks after CMC Markets were awarded "Best spread betting service" at the annual Shares Awards. Peter Cruddas, Executive - read more »

New Responsible Service of Gambling Regulations Are No Game at QHINT - 27 November 2010
Queensland, Australia, November 26, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Queensland has the lion's share of Australia's tourism industry, and recently made it mandatory for gaming workers to be certified for Responsible Service of Gambling. Quality Hospitality International (QHINT) pioneered the online RSG certification process in Austr - read more »

Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge and Its Employees, Giving Thanks and Giving - 25 November 2010
BATON ROUGE, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hollywood Casino and its employees, in response to the known need of assistance to families during the Thanksgiving season, continued a tradition which it started last year. On Monday, November 22, Hollywood Casino and its employees donated to Holiday - read more »

MotorCity Casino Hotel Player Wins $1,561,371 Jackpot - 25 November 2010
DETROIT, Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- John of Ann Arbor walked into MotorCity Casino Hotel on Monday night, and lady luck wasn't far behind. While wandering the casino looking for his wife, John sat down at an IGT Wheel of Fortune (WOF) machine to pass the time. After playing for about 30 minutes and down to his las - read more »

Caesars Entertainment Corporation Recognized With the 'Corporate Vision Award' by the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center - 25 November 2010
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Caesars Entertainment Corporation was recently honored by the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center with the "Corporate Vision Award" for its dedication to creating and facilitating programs and policies that offer its employees and guests equal opportunities at all of the company's - read more »

Helena Reigns Supreme in Grand Final - 25 November 2010
MANCHESTER, England, November 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Helena Brett is the new queen of Britain's card rooms after securing a GBP20,000 sponsorship package for 2011 by winning the Grand Final of the Betfred Ladies' Poker Tour. The 31-year-old from Staffordshire, who works as the head of commercial activity for - read more »

Alon Holdings Blue Square - Israel Ltd. Announces Financial Results for the Third Quarter and First Nine Months of 2010 - 25 November 2010
ROSH HA'AYIN, Israel, November 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- After the balance sheet date, the Company completed its 80% acquisition of Dor Alon in consideration for the issue of 20.3 million shares valued at NIS 966 million. Dor Alon's results will be consolidated with the Company's in the fourth quarter (1 - read more »

PokerTek Signs Matsui Gaming as Asian - 23 November 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK) has signed an agreement with Matsui Gaming to distribute its products throughout Asia. “We are pleased to distribute PokerTek’s products,” commented Takashi Matsui, CEO of Matsui Gaming. “PokerTek is the indust - read more »

CityCenter Las Vegas Receives Distinguished AAA Five Diamond Award for Two Properties in First Year of Operation - 23 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In its debut year, CityCenter Las Vegas has received the coveted AAA Five Diamond Award® for both ARIA Resort & Casino and Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas. While the award is bestowed only upon select properties deemed the finest in North America, it is even rarer for ho - read more »

Match 6 Lotto Jackpot-Winning Ticket Worth More Than $1.7 Million Sold in Westmoreland County - 23 November 2010
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One jackpot-winning Match 6 lotto ticket worth $1,782,432 from the Nov. 18 drawing was sold at Tobacco World, 164 Finley Road, Belle Vernon, Westmoreland County. The ticket correctly matched all six winning numbers, 04-08-15-16-17-29, for the jackpot, less 25 - read more »

Century Casinos Successfully Launched Brand New Calgary Casino - 23 November 2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, November 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq Capital Market(R) and Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) today announced that Century Casino Calgary successfully held its grand opening during November 18-21. Festivities to celebrate this outstanding new addition to the city - read more »

Table Game Revenue Figures For October Released By PA Gaming Control Board - 23 November 2010
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today posted on its web site the revenue figures for October table games play at the ten operating casinos. Table games produced gross revenue of $40,897,115 in October resulting in$6,543,538 in tax revenue after applying - read more »

Free Online Poker Games Site NoPayPOKER.com to Allow Players to Host Their Own Free Poker Games on Site - 21 November 2010
London, United Kingdom, November 20, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Free online poker site http://www.NoPayPOKER.com have launched new site features that allow members to create their own private poker games and leagues.There are two options open to players, set to appeal to different player objectives.- The first option is the po - read more »

Empire Resorts Announces Receipt of $35 Million Loan Company Repays All Obligations under Its Outstanding Convertible Senior - 20 November 2010
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empire Resorts, Inc., (NASDAQ: NYNY) today announced that it has entered into a loan agreement with Kien Huat Realty III Limited (“Kien Huat”), the company’s largest stockholder, pursuant to which Kien Huat has provided the Company with a loan in - read more »

SBRforum.com Releases Free College Football Picks and Nagurski Award Odds - 20 November 2010
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, November 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- SBRforum.com, on online sports betting authority, released its college football picks (http://www.sbrforum.com/ncaaf-free-picks/) for Week 12. Recognizing how meaningful the college football betting matchups are at this point in the season, SBR Forum prepares pl - read more »

Full Tilt Poker Announces Open Beta Release of Rush Poker* Mobile - 20 November 2010
DUBLIN, Ireland, November 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Full Tilt Poker, the world's leading online poker card room, is proud to announce the open beta release of its newest innovation: Rush Poker* Mobile. Rush Poker* Mobile allows players to experience the world's fastest poker game anywhere, anytime. Featuring bot - read more »

Bellagio Honored as Top Las Vegas Resort With 10th Consecutive AAA Five Diamond Award - 20 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Bellagio has been awarded the prestigious AAA Five Diamond Award for the tenth consecutive year. With its unsurpassed service, world-class dining and luxurious amenities, Bellagio is the first resort and casino in Las Vegas to ever reach this amazing milestone and the only hotel - read more »

Century Casinos, Inc. Announces Management Contract for Casino at the Radisson Aruba Resort, Casino & Spa - 20 November 2010
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado, November 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market(R) and Vienna Stock Exchange: CNTY) today announced the execution of a long-term Management Agreement for the Casino at the Radisson Aruba Resort, Casino & Spa, effective December 1, 2010. Pursuant - read more »

Harrah's Entertainment Announces Termination of Initial Public Offering - 20 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. today announced that it is not pursuing its initial public offering of common stock at this time due to market conditions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070718/HARRAHSLOGO) The registration statement relating to the offering of secur - read more »

Innovative RSA and RSG Trainers QHINT Applaud QLD's Tough Stance on Problem Drinking/Gambling - 20 November 2010
Queensland, Australia, November 19, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Queensland is well known as a 'party' state, hosting Schoolies Week on the Gold Coast each year and attracting the lion's share of the country's tourism industry. However, the state has real problems with alcohol abuse and alcohol-related violence as well as proble - read more »

UK’s Gala Coral Hits Talent Jackpot with StepStone Solutions Talent - 19 November 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Leading UK gaming company Gala Coral Group has implemented StepStone Solutions Talent Acquisition (OSE:STP)(LSE:STPS) to handle the 300 applications it receives each day for the many job vacancies it advertises across its three main divisions in the UK. StepStone S - read more »

PokerTek Signs Exclusive Agreement with Tranchant Gaming Technologies to Distribute in - 19 November 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK) has signed an agreement with Tranchant Gaming Technologies (TGT) to distribute its PokerPro® and Blackjack Pro™ products in France and other select territories. The agreement gives Tranchant Gaming exclusivity for PokerTek&# - read more »

Bally Technologies Announces Agreement with Italy Concessionaire B Plus to Provide 1,000 Games for Italy’s New Video-Lottery - 19 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, networked, and server-based gaming systems for the global gaming industry, today announced a contract with Italian concessionaire B Plus Giocolegale Ltd. (B Plus) to provide 1,000 games for - read more »

Preservation Groups Unveil Star-Studded Video to Commemorate Lincoln's Immortal Gettysburg Address - 19 November 2010
Celebrities and public figures provide moving recitation of Lincoln's address for Remembrance Day commemoration GETTYSBURG, Pa., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- 147 years ago this week, President Abraham Lincoln traveled to central Pennsylvania to deliver one of the most famous speeches in world history, the - read more »

Gaming Control Board Awards Two Law Enforcement Grants - 19 November 2010
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today approved two grant requests totaling $177,488 to law enforcement agencies to fund programs designed to thwart illegal gambling in the Commonwealth. These were the fourth and fifth awards approved by the Board under t - read more »

Seneca Gaming Successfully Refinances $500 Million Bonds - 19 November 2010
NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Seneca Gaming Corporation today announced the successful refinancing of its $500 million 7-1/4% Senior Notes due May 2012 through a combination of a new $325 million senior note issuance and a new $225 million senior secured credit facility. The proceeds from the not - read more »

Tickets for PA Lottery's 11th Millionaire Raffle On Sale Nov. 19 - 19 November 2010
Game Offers Four Top Prizes of $1 Million, More Than $5 Million in Total Prizes MIDDLETOWN, Pa., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tickets for the Pennsylvania Lottery's 11th( )Millionaire Raffle, which offers 6,000 cash prizes totaling more than $5 million, go on sale Friday, Nov. 19. "The Lottery is bringin - read more »

First Winners Announced at Casino Rewards $10 Million Giveaway - 19 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, November 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you a part of the Casino Rewards 10 Million Dollar Giveaway? Casino Rewards is celebrating 10 years of making winners and has decided that the best way to celebrate is to give back to their loyal players - all 6 million of them! CasinoRewards.com are trying to gi - read more »

Results for the Third Quarter and the First Nine Months 2010 - 19 November 2010
Key financial indicators (pro forma consolidated, unaudited) EUR million Q3 10 Q3 09 % YoY Q1-Q3 10 Q1-Q3 09 % YoY Gross gaming revenues 123.3 101.0 22.1% 383.7 313.7 22.3% Net gaming revenues 95.3 83.3 14.3% 304.9 263.2 15.8% Total Revenues - read more »

VODONE Group Announced the Acquisition of Beijing Pinzheng, Strengthened Leadership Position in the Paperless Lottery Industry - 19 November 2010
BEIJING, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- VODONE Group, a leading new media group in China, announced today to acquire Beijing Pinzheng, a Beijing-based online lottery service provider. The total consideration for the acquisition is RMB100 million yuan. The total consideration will be settled by VODONE Group with R - read more »

Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority Invites You to Join Its Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2010 Operating Results Conference - 17 November 2010
UNCASVILLE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, or the Authority, will host a conference call and simultaneous webcast regarding its fourth quarter fiscal 2010 operating results on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Standard Time). Those intereste - read more »

Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority to Speak at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2010 Credit Conference and the 2010 Citi North American Credit Conference on November 17, - 17 November 2010
UNCASVILLE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mitchell Grossinger Etess, Chief Executive Officer, and Jeffrey E. Hartmann, Chief Operating Officer, both of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, or the Authority, will speak on behalf of the Authority at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2010 Credit Conferen - read more »

Betware Signs Alliance Agreement to Offer Unica Marketing Campaign Management - 17 November 2010
REYKJAVIK, Iceland--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Betware (www.betware.com), a software company specializing in technical solutions and services for the gaming industry, announces an agreement with Unica to incorporate its best-in-class Campaign Management application into Betware´s eMarketing Toolkit. - read more »

WMS Gaming and Konami Gaming to Bring Full System and Product Interoperability to Casinos with Agreement for Integration of Key Networked Gaming - 17 November 2010
WAUKEGAN, Ill. & LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WMS Gaming Inc., a subsidiary of WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS), and Konami Gaming, Inc., a subsidiary of KONAMI CORPORATION, today announced an agreement that will deliver integrated networked gaming capabilities that will create new value for ca - read more »

Aristocrat Technologies and Bally Technologies Announce Technology Cooperation Agreement on Player-User-Interface Windowing - 17 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aristocrat Technologies, Inc. (ASX: ALL) and Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) today announced that they have entered into a technology cooperation agreement that relates to the ability of the system to manage the main game screen’s video and touch - read more »

Foxwoods Resort Casino and MGM Grand at Foxwoods Report October Slot - 17 November 2010
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Foxwoods Resort Casino and MGM Grand at Foxwoods today reported to the Connecticut State Division of Special Revenue that slot revenue for the month of October was $57.2 million. This amount represents an increase of 4.5 percent in slot win and 9.7 percent i - read more »

Viejas Casino Honored with Two More Awards for “Best - 17 November 2010
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Casino, Southern California’s premier gaming and entertainment destination, is proud to announce it has been named “Best Casino” by readers of two publications - San Diego City Beat and Southern California Meetings + Events magazine. San - read more »

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and Cantor Gaming Sign Gaming - 17 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, opening December 15 on the Las Vegas Strip, announced today that it has entered into a partnership with Cantor Gaming to run the property’s race and sports book, which, subject to regulatory approval, is scheduled to begin operation - read more »

IGT Releases Software Development Kit to Third-Party Vendors and Casino Operators - 17 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the major slot games that players love and the casino network systems that improve the player experience, announces the release of a software development kit (SDK) now available for creating Service Window - read more »

VIDEO from Las Vegas News Bureau available on thenewsmarket.com: 'Hangover' Actor Debuts New Slot Machine at Las Vegas Convention - 17 November 2010
NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See content from Las Vegas News Bureau at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=8f6fb856-210a-41e2-8333-52664da7d4fc Actor Ken Jeong, who portrayed Mr. Chow in last year's Las Vegas bachelor-party comedy "The Hangover," debuts IGT's new slot ma - read more »

MGM Resorts International Management to Present at the Citi Small/Mid Cap Conference - 17 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) management will make a Company presentation Wednesday, November 17th at the Citi Small/Mid Cap Conference at the Four Seasons at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. A complete copy of the presentation will be available by visitin - read more »

MotorCity Casino Hotel Announces Management Changes - 17 November 2010
DETROIT, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MotorCity Casino Hotel announced today that Bruce Dall and Jenny Holaday are assuming new positions within the company. Dall has been named Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration/CFO; while Holaday's new title is Senior Vice President of Operations. Their new roles - read more »

DEQ releases EZ Trak 2.0 with results automation and Dragon Traker - 17 November 2010
LEVIS, QC, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ - DEQ Systems Corp. ("DEQ" or the "Company") (TSXV: DEQ), a leading provider of table game bonusing, jackpot and loyalty solutions, is proud to release and showcase EZ Trak 2.0 dubbed the Dragon Traker Edition. EZ Trak 2.0 boasts many important advancements in baccarat scoring wi - read more »

IGT and Warner Bros. Consumer Products Team Up to Debut The Hangover(TM) Slots at G2E 2010 with Ken Jeong Celebrity Appearance - 17 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the major games that players love and the network systems that improve the player experience, has aligned with Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) to introduce The Hangover(TM) Slots at the 2010 Global Ga - read more »

Chiligaming Set to Launch Online Poker in the USA - 17 November 2010
GZIRA, Malta, November 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiligaming, the home of online gaming operator Chilipoker.com, has announced that it will launch an online subscription poker operation in 2011. The new operation will complement the company's existing gaming businesses and will help drive its expansion into n - read more »

Table Trac, Inc. Announces Profits, 103% Year over Year Revenue Growth for Third Quarter 2010 - 17 November 2010
MINNETONKA, Minn., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Table Trac, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TBTC), a developer and provider of casino information and management systems that automate and monitor the operations of casinos, today announced profitable financial results on strong revenue growth for its third quarter, - read more »

IGT Files Suit for Patent Infringement Against Aristocrat - 16 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today announced the filing of a patent infringement lawsuit against Aristocrat Leisure Limited of Australia and its U.S. Affiliate Aristocrat Technologies, Inc., (collectively "Aristocrat") in connection with the sale and distribution o - read more »

GameTech International Issues Statement on Increase in Trading Volume and Share Price - 16 November 2010
RENO, Nev., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- GameTech International, Inc. (Nasdaq: GMTC), a leading supplier of electronic bingo equipment and video lottery terminals, today commented on a recent increase in the volume and price of its common stock on the NASDAQ Global Market. "The trading volume in our Company's common - read more »

Gaming Partners International Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter and First Nine Months of 2010 - 16 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gaming Partners International Corporation (Nasdaq: GPIC), a leading worldwide provider of casino currency and table gaming equipment, today announced financial results for the third quarter and first nine months of 2010. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/2006 - read more »

MICROS OPERA Gaming Solution Wins Casino Enterprise Management's Inaugural HOT Award in Category of Employee Productivity and Efficiency - 16 November 2010
COLUMBIA, Md.,Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- MICROS Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: MCRS), a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, is pleased to announce that Casino Enterprise Management (CEM) has declared MICROS the winner for the category of Employee Productivity and - read more »

Singer/Songwriter of International Fame, Paul Anka, to Grace the Table Mountain Casino Stage! - 16 November 2010
FRIANT, Calif., Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul Anka celebrates 60 years in show business with a performance at Table Mountain Casino! On Thursday, December 23rd the legendary musical icon will entertain concert-goers with decades of hits from the Event Center stage at the Friant, CA Casino! Tickets for this mem - read more »

Hoyos Corporation Partners with Automated Gaming Technologies To Deliver Iris Based Cash Management Solution to the Gaming Industry - 16 November 2010
NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hoyos Corporation (Hoyos), a Puerto Rico based intellectual property holding company and advanced R&D laboratory, announced today that they have partnered with Automated Gaming Technologies (AGT), a leader in handling the bulk cash processing demands of the gaming industry, - read more »

IGT Celebrates 2 Millionth Machine - 16 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the major games that players love and the network systems that improve the player experience, today announced the production of the Company's 2 millionth slot machine. "This important milestone represents - read more »

CMC Markets Voted 'Best Spread Betting Service' in the UK - 16 November 2010
LONDON, November 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- CMC Markets have been awarded the title of 'Best spread betting service' by readers of Shares Magazine at the Shares Awards 2010. Executive Chairman and founder of CMC Markets, Peter Cruddas, commented: "This is a great moment for CMC Markets (http://bit.ly/bPdKcF - read more »

BIS˛ Receives Gaming & Leisure Technology Impact - 13 November 2010
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BIS˛ today announced that its gaming industry solution, gameViz©, received one of the top awards in the prestigious Gaming & Leisure Technology Impact Awards, in recognition of gameViz™having the greatest impact on revenue, production and/or cost savings - read more »

Fire Bet Now Available for “Craps No - 13 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fire Bet, the gaming industry’s most popular craps side bet, is now available for Craps No More, a variation of the traditional craps game that is becoming increasingly popular at many U.S. casinos. “We’ve responded to a number of request - read more »

Shuffle Master, Inc. Showcases "Changing the Game" at the 2010 Global Gaming Expo (G2E) With Impressive Display of New Content and - 13 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shuffle Master, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SHFL) (“Shuffle Master” or the “Company”) announced today that it will exhibit at G2E in Las Vegas, November 16-18, 2010. Product demonstrations will be available at booth 2236. Shuffle Master also - read more »

Bally Technologies to Host Playboy® Playmates Juliette FrettĂ© and Tyran Richard at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) November 16-18 at the Las Vegas Convention - 13 November 2010
--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) Playboy Hot Zone video slot machine from Bally Technologies, Inc. (Photo: Business Wire) WHAT:   Bally Technologies invites the media and G2E attendees to its G2E ex - read more »

Unite Here Gaming Research Issues Investor Alert and Launches Website on Revel Entertainment’s Atlantic City Casino - 12 November 2010
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Responding to the dearth of independent research on the Revel casino project as it prepares for a $1.3 billion high-yield debt offering, Unite Here Gaming Research today issued its first report on Revel Entertainment, and launched www.revelwatch.org, a - read more »

Bally Technologies Earns Four Prestigious Technology Innovation - 12 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, and networked and server-based solutions for the global gaming industry, announced today that it has received four awards for its innovative games and systems products. - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. to Participate in Upcoming - 12 November 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (NASDAQ: AERL, AERLW), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced that it will participate in the following events next week: - read more »

CORRECTING AND REPLACING ‘Poker Pro Canada’ Magazine Congratulates First Canadian Winner of Poker’s Biggest - 12 November 2010
LAS VEGAS & OTTAWA, Canada--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Contact phone number in release dated Nov. 9, 2010 should read 561-329-7122 (sted 561-392-7122). The corrected release reads: ‘POKER PRO CANADA’ MAGAZINE CONGRATULATES FIRST CANADIAN WINNER OF POKER’S BIGGEST PRIZE - read more »

Empire Resorts’ Monticello Casino and Raceway Launches Electronic - 12 November 2010
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empire Resorts, Inc., (NASDAQ:NYNY) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Monticello Casino and Raceway has added electronic roulette games to its increasingly diverse slot offerings. The introduction of electronic table games continues Monticello Ca - read more »

PokerTek Adds Galaxy Gaming’s Lucky Ladies Side Bet to New Blackjack - 12 November 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK) has signed an agreement with Galaxy Gaming, Inc. (OTC: GLXZ) to use its Lucky Ladies side bet on PokerTek’s new Blackjack Pro™table game. Lucky Ladies is one of the industry’s most successful Blackjack side bets, insta - read more »

Sightline Payments to Exhibit at Global Gaming Expo (G2E) - 12 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In its first G2E appearance, Sightline Payments, an innovative payments technology provider to the gaming market, will demonstrate the most reliable, secure, and convenient solutions for consumers to access their funds in a casino. Learn what’s new and what - read more »

Punters Backing Champ to Make Haye Quickly - 11 November 2010
MANCHESTER, England, November 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Betfred punters are backing David Haye to get the job done quickly when he faces Audley Harrison in his WBA world heavyweight title defence at Manchester's MEN Arena on Saturday. The Hayemaker has been the subject of several four-figure bets to win in round - read more »

International Game Technology Management to Present at the Gaming Investment Forum Hosted by UBS and Deutsche Bank - 11 November 2010
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in creating the games that players love and network systems that improve the player experience, announced today management will present at the Gaming Investment Forum Hosted by UBS and Deutsche Bank Nov. 15, 2010, curr - read more »

Portugal Telecom and Playcast Media Launch High-End Video Games Streaming Service - 11 November 2010
LONDON, November 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Portugal Telecom and Playcast Media announce the commercial launch of a new high-end video games service, available on Portugal Telecom's platform. The launch takes place today, November 11 at the Sapo Codebits exhibition, a major event showcasing the latest national an - read more »

Team Full Tilt's Gus Hansen and Mike Matusow to Appear at the Brazilian Series of Poker Main Event - Grand Finale - 11 November 2010
DUBLIN, November 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Full Tilt members Gus Hansen and Mike Matusow will take part in an exclusive televised invitational tournament during the Brazilian Series of Poker Main Event - Grand Finale. The BSOP invitational tournament, which will also feature Brazilian Full Tilt Poker.net pr - read more »

Viejas Casino to Broadcast Pacquiao-Margarito WBC Championship Title - 10 November 2010
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Casino, Southern California’s premier gaming and entertainment destination, will be airing a live broadcast of the WBC championship title fight featuring Manny “Pac Man” Pacquiao and Antonio “The Tijuana Tornado” Margarito on Saturday, - read more »

‘Poker Pro Canada’ Magazine Congratulates First Canadian Winner of Poker’s Biggest - 10 November 2010
LAS VEGAS & OTTAWA, Canada--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Poker Pro Canada (PokerProCanada.com) magazine, Canada’s largest poker publication, today congratulated Jonathan Duhamel of Quebec for capturing the biggest prize in sports - the World Series of Poker Main Event. Duhamel is the first Canadian - read more »

Littlefield Corporation Announces Asset Purchase Agreement for Two Bingo - 10 November 2010
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Littlefield Corporation (OTCBB: LTFD) announced today it has signed an asset purchase agreement to acquire two bingo halls in an existing market through appropriately formed and licensed wholly owned corporate subsidiaries. This acquisition is in addition - read more »

PokerTek to Showcase Blackjack Pro™at Global Gaming Expo in Las - 10 November 2010
MATTHEWS, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PokerTek, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEK) will showcase its new Blackjack table game, Blackjack Pro©, to industry leaders at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) in Las Vegas next week. Interested operators should visit booth #1210 for a demonstration of PokerTek’s newest - read more »

Bally Technologies, Inc. to Exhibit at G2E 2010, Booth 1230, Nov 16 - 18, - 10 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Press Kit Materials are Available at: http://www.tradeshownews.com/events/G2E-2010/BallyTech/ Company:     Bally Technologies, Inc. - read more »

GrandPrivé Crowns Round 3 Winners of $130,000 - 09 November 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GrandPrivĂ© Group of casinos has announced the Round 3 winners of The Prestige Adventure Challenge Reloaded. “Aquitania”, a popular player of GrandPrivĂ© competitions and also the winner of the competition’s previous two rounds, was crowned the over - read more »

Global Cash Access to Demo Business Intelligence Tool and Introduce New Cash Access Product for Casinos at - 09 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Cash Access (NYSE: GCA), a global provider of innovative cash access solutions and data intelligence for the gaming industry, announced today that it will be showcasing its recent innovations in marketing technology and cash access products at Booths #2221 and - read more »

MTR Gaming Group Appoints John W. Bittner, Jr. as Chief Financial - 09 November 2010
CHESTER, W.Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MTR Gaming Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS: MNTG) today announced that the Board of Directors has appointed John W. Bittner, Jr. as permanent Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Bittner officially replaces David Hughes, who tendered his resignation in Septe - read more »

Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation Names New President and CEO of Foxwoods Resort Casino and MGM Grand at - 06 November 2010
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Council announced today its appointment of Scott Butera as President and CEO of Mashantucket Pequot Gaming Enterprises. Butera brings more than two decades of casino and finance industry expertise to the table, having held prom - read more »

Delaware Park Guarantees $10,000 to Weekly Poker - 06 November 2010
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Delaware Park will place a $10,000 guaranteed prize pool starting on November 20 on its weekly Saturday, 7 p.m., No Limit Hold'em $150 buy-in tournament. “This adds yet another level of excitement to our existing popular tournament schedule,” - read more »

Foxwoods Resort Casino Announces Partnership with The New York Racing - 06 November 2010
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Foxwoods Resort Casino and The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) have announced a partnership that includes naming rights to three major graded stakes races and cross-promotional marketing activities. North America’s largest resort casino is n - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Results of Warrant Redemption and Preliminary 2011 - 06 November 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (NASDAQ: AERL, AERLW), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced the results of its warrant redemption, which concluded on October 28 - read more »

Cantor Gaming Adds Coreen Sawdon to its Management Team as Chief Financial - 06 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cantor Gaming, an affiliate of the global financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald, today announced the appointment of Coreen Sawdon as Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Sawdon will be responsible for strategic management of accounting and finance operations at Cantor Gam - read more »

Multimedia Games to Showcase Its Widest Range of Products at the 2010 Global Gaming - 06 November 2010
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Multimedia Games, Inc. (Nasdaq: MGAM) (“Multimedia Games” or the “Company”) will display its widest ever range of games and products that address Class II, Class III and video lottery terminal (“VLT”) markets, at the tenth annual Glob - read more »

Company Profile for Sightline - 06 November 2010
--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sightline Payments gaming-transaction products can take a casino’s cash access business to a new level, while also making them available at a lower cost than other overpriced systems already in use. The Sightline Payments management team has more combined experience in th - read more »

Free Online Poker Games Site NoPayPOKER.com Partner with PartyPoker.com to Offer New Weekly Poker Tournament - 05 November 2010
London, United Kingdom, November 04, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Free online poker tournament site, http://www.NoPayPOKER.com have announced a series of members only weekly bounty poker tournaments to be run on PartyPoker.com and will be paying the Buy In fees for all players.In addition, a bounty of $1000 FreeD will be paid to - read more »

Delaware Park to Collect Canned Goods for the Food Bank of - 04 November 2010
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Delaware Park will once again be accepting canned goods to benefit the Food Bank of Delaware this holiday season. During its 2009 food drive, 2,245 pounds of food was received by Delaware Park and matched by 1,000 pounds for the Food Bank of Delaware. Delaware - read more »

Research and Markets: 2010 Italian Online Gaming and Gambling Market - 04 November 2010
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2a2c95/2010_italian_onlin) has announced the addition of the "2010 Italian Online Gaming and Gambling Market Report" report to their offering. In the last few years world gambling markets growth ra - read more »

5 Invaluable Spread Betting and CFD Trading Seminars - City - 04 November 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Financial spread betting and CFD trading carry a great deal of risk, so it is vital that you completely understand them before committing your hard-earned cash to a real trading platform. That is why spread betting and CFD trading provider City Index (http://www.cityinde - read more »

Wynn Resorts Declares $8 Cash - 04 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wynn Resorts, Limited (Nasdaq:WYNN), announced today that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $8.00 per share on its outstanding common stock. This dividend will be payable on December 7, 2010, to stockholders of record on November 23, 2010. The stock w - read more »

Hopbet, Inc. INTRODUCES New Fire Bet© PAY - 04 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hopbet, Inc., the creators of Fire Bet, the industry’s most popular craps side wager, has made available a new pay table, in addition to its existing pay tables, for its patented Fire Bet side wager. “With the expansion of the availability of the Fire - read more »

Reach Media Group and Harrah’s Entertainment Launch New Digital Place-Based Advertising - 04 November 2010
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Reach Media Group (RMG), a leading digital place-based media and entertainment company, and Harrah’s Entertainment, the casino and hotel operator, announced today that they are launching a new place-based Hospitality Entertainment Network. The new ne - read more »

Sightline Payments Signs Agreements with Six Nationwide - 04 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sightline Payments LLC (“Sightline”), an innovative gaming payments provider, today announced that six casino operators have signed agreements that will showcase Sightline’s high performance cash access solutions. Sightline Payments has i - read more »

No Deposit Required Casino Still Offered at the Leading Sites - 04 November 2010
Isle of Man, November 03, 2010 --(PR.com)-- No Deposit Required Casino have always offered players a great incentive for joining a casino site and making a deposit. While some of the leading casino sites in the world already do enough to attract players all on their own; a great bonus has become the expectation of mos - read more »

Shuffle Master, Inc. Appoints David Lopez as Interim CEO and a Member of the Company’s Board of - 02 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shuffle Master, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SHFL) (“Shuffle Master” or the “Company”) announced that effective today, David Lopez, the Company’s Chief Operating Officer, has been appointed by the Board of Directors as Interim Chief Exec - read more »

Global Payment Technologies, Inc. Announces New Board Member - Further - 02 November 2010
BOHEMIA, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Payment Technologies, Inc. (GPT) today announced that it had procured further funding from a private Australian investor, Mr. David M. Dickinson. Mr. David Dickinson has made a major investment in the company and has been appointed to the Board of - read more »

Gamble the Night Away with Special Celebrities and Sports Stars at TACA’s 4th Annual Ante Up for Autism - 02 November 2010
--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Talk About Curing Autism: EVENT:           Gamble the Night Away with Special Celebr - read more »

Global Cash Access to Present at the Wells Fargo Securities Technology, Media & Telecom - 02 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Cash Access Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GCA), a leading supplier of cash access products and related marketing services to the gaming industry, today announced that Scott Betts, president and chief executive officer, will be presenting at the Wells Fargo Securities Te - read more »

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas Launches Cantor Race & Sports - 02 November 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas and Cantor Gaming, an affiliate of the global financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald L.P., announce the new operation of Cantor Race & Sports Book located at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Cantor Gaming has installed its re - read more »

Foxwoods Resort Casino Announces Agreement with TransAct Technologies - 02 November 2010
MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Foxwoods Resort Casino and MGM Grand at Foxwoods today announced an agreement with TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ: TACT), a global leader in market-specific printers for transaction-based industries, to install the EPICENTRAL™Print System in - read more »